Nov 26, 2012 7:00am PST
dollar for food if you want to have your family eating horhealthfully. >>> let us start with the big story, cyber monday. diana alvear is at ground zero for action at the amazon.com fulfillment center in phoenix. diana, good morning to you. >> reporter: matt, good morning. you can definitely feel that cyber monday is in full effect here at amazon. it is their biggest day of the year and a huge one for all retailers. this year experts estimate online sales will rise 12% thanks to a growing number of so-called couch consumers. far from the maddening crowds. kick bicknell fills her cart with a click. >> i'm a definite 100% online shopper. >> across the country jennifer swinford does the same. >> i don't have to worry about lines. i don't have to worry about people being irritable, waiting forever to see if a product is still in stock. >> reporter: both took advantage of black friday deals, but they are waiting to see what cyber monday holds, a process made much easier with smartphones and other devices and custom-made apps by major retailers. >> i love the apps for ebay, amazon, papaypa
Nov 26, 2012 6:00am PST
of really tasty side dishes, jacki schechner's mom is hot! she texted us all pictures of her thanksgiving picture in miami. she looks a like your sister. >> my mom looks really young. >> stephanie: it is good that jim is not here yet. so inappropriate that picture. >> she's a hotty. >> can we post? >> you can put the picture up. i have a picture of my mom at the game and there's another one of me with my dad at lunch. >> stephanie: daddy's girl. jacki schechner is. >> i have some good-looking parents. i have no idea what happened. >> stop it! you're hot. >> stephanie: miami heat win? >> they did. it was like a last-minute -- they pulled it out over the cavs in the last minute. it was good. >> stephanie: awesome. here she is. daddy and mommy's girl, jacki schechner. >> good morning, everyone. hope you had a good holiday. we do expect congress to get back to work today and continue negotiations over the looming automatic spending cuts and tax hikes that could kick in at the start of the new year. the admi
Nov 26, 2012 7:00am PST
economy and how do we get us back to that and, two, how do you solve a problem? >> second big development. a growing number of liberal democrats say they're willing to risk going off the cliff to make sure raising taxes on the wealthy is part of the deal. politico is calling them cliff jumpers. l good morning to both of you. >> good morning. >> let me play a couple of clips to start out about the pledge. >> i will violate the pledge, long story short, for the good of the country only if democrats will do entitlement reform. >> a pledge you sign 20 years ago, 18 years ago, is for that congress. if i were in congress in 1841 i would have supported declaration of war against japan. i won't attack japan today. the world changed and the economic situation is different. >> i am not oblg gate on the pledge. i was just elected. the only thing i am honoring is the oath that i take when i serve when i am sworn in in january. >> chambliss already made a similar statement last week. the question is is this a real softening of positions? does it give them room to make deal. >> two things.
Nov 25, 2012 6:00pm PST
with the fervent hope that events will not overcome us. on this day, or families come first, like yours. let's start with the bloody conflict between israel and hamas in the middle east. israel's critics say they're doing more than defending themselves. there was a meeting to come up with a diplomatic solution. >> the goal must be a durable outcome that advances the security and legitimate aspirations of the israelis and palestinians alike. >> if there is a possibility of achieving a long-term solution of this problem through diplomatic means, we prefer that. if not, then i'm sure you understand israel will have to take whatever action is necessary to defend its people. >> i will borrow the opening question from the "washington post" columnist david ignatius. the question is, is there any escape from this palestinian version of heil? >> there is not. it goes back to what was said in the beginning, that critics have said that israel has turned got into a prison. we seem to not remember that seven years ago when israel left gaza. in front of the cameras of the world, at every soldier, every se